Vacancy posted: Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012
International blue chip business based in Edinburgh have a current requirement for a significant number of high calibre candidates. As the business continues to develop and streamline, they have recognised the need to supplement their existing talent pool. Although operating nationally and internationally, this is a business with a major presence in the Edinburgh area. They have a strong reputation in the market for supporting and developing their staff and can offer good career development opportunities within various areas of their business both locally and internationally.
They are currently looking for qualified accountants with strong commercial experience within a blue chip or large company environment. Due to the demands facing the organisation at this time it is unlikely that they will consider candidates who do not come from this background. They have a work programme that will also require them to recruit more people as the year progresses.
There are a number of opportunities for technically strong accountants with good experience in a Financial Accounting and Reporting role.
Man management responsibility
Preparation of Monthly MI and analysis
Support carrying business units
Financial control activity around a number of ledger accounts
Build relationships with divisions and provide insight into the commentary
Understand key business drivers and provide a high level of knowledge and commercial awareness
Monthly and quarterly reporting
Ensure compliance with regulatory and audit requirements
Candidates need to have the following skills/attributes:
Blue chip/Big company background
ACA, CIMA, ACCA
Clear career progression
Exposure to fast moving, changing business environments
Strong commercial skills
Flexibility and a positive attitude to change
A 'can do' approach
Excellent interpersonal skills
Extensive knowledge of Financial Accounting and Reporting
This is an exciting time for the business and an exciting time for new staff to be joining. There is no doubt that the roles will be demanding and challenging and that expectations are high but this is an opportunity to enhance your career with a major 'player' in the Edinburgh market place. In return they can offer an excellent remuneration package including the type of benefits you would expect from a leading company. Salary will reflect skills and experience and level of qualification
If you think you've got something to offer and thrive in a fast moving challenging environment then forward me your CV clearly stating your current remuneration package and what you would require to move.
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If you are interested in the post please send your up to date CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Tamsin Connor on 0131 5559819 for a confidential discussion.
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Job Reference: UK670556